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#Risk

# risk - This year 2022

'I was getting less money to take over Cork City than I was in Diageo'
# Risk
From The42
# Risk

'I was getting less money to take over Cork City than I was in Diageo'

Jan 1st 2022, 9:00 PM 79,892 Views 4 Comments

John Caulfield on a League of Ireland career in which he’s frequently had to defy limitations.

# risk - Last year 2021

'I like a risk' - Gerrard welcomes the pressure that comes with Aston Villa job
# Up For A Challenge
From The42
# Up For A Challenge

'I like a risk' - Gerrard welcomes the pressure that comes with Aston Villa job

Nov 15th 2021, 2:16 PM 3,274 Views 0 Comments

The Liverpool legend will manage in the Premier League for the first time this Saturday.

# risk - All time

Defending champion hints at UK Championship withdrawal if fans allowed back in
# Worry
From The42
# Worry

Defending champion hints at UK Championship withdrawal if fans allowed back in

Nov 26th 2020, 11:43 PM 5,876 Views 0 Comments

Ding Junhui believes the idea is ‘too risky’

What is being done to stop another George Gibney in Irish sport?
# Risk
From The42
# Risk

What is being done to stop another George Gibney in Irish sport?

Oct 18th 2020, 7:00 AM 34,374 Views 6 Comments

Dr Una May of Sport Ireland and Swim Ireland’s Kate Hills on child protection in Irish sport.

Schools 'at risk' due to lack of legal agreements between Department and patron bodies, report reveals
# Invest In Education
# Invest In Education

Schools 'at risk' due to lack of legal agreements between Department and patron bodies, report reveals

Oct 4th 2020, 8:30 AM 35,526 Views 27 Comments

Investment to the tune of €4 billion made over the past 8 years hasn’t been safeguarded according to a new report.

Six concussions in his career but George North could play next weekend
# Risk
From The42
# Risk

Six concussions in his career but George North could play next weekend

Feb 28th 2020, 10:25 AM 6,471 Views 17 Comments

Wales winger is ‘in a good place’ as he, Liam Williams and Josh Navidi get set for battle against England tomorrow week.

'Playthings' Man City and PSG 'ruining the entire system' of European football, says La Liga chief
# Risk
From The42
# Risk

'Playthings' Man City and PSG 'ruining the entire system' of European football, says La Liga chief

May 21st 2019, 9:43 PM 11,220 Views 22 Comments

The Spanish league’s president has slammed the clubs.

'Don't mention all those 'men' like Frampton': Rigo plotting career-defining upset of Lomachenko
# Risk
From The42
# Risk

'Don't mention all those 'men' like Frampton': Rigo plotting career-defining upset of Lomachenko

Dec 6th 2017, 3:38 PM 6,168 Views 10 Comments

Guillermo Rigondeaux has climbed two weights to face his fellow two-time Olympic champion in a historic bout.

Storm Ophelia surfer: 'The picture makes the ocean look rough... but it wasn't really that significant'
# Red Warning
# Red Warning

Storm Ophelia surfer: 'The picture makes the ocean look rough... but it wasn't really that significant'

Oct 19th 2017, 6:10 AM 67,615 Views 140 Comments

Luke Donnelly from Stillorgan is a trained lifeguard, surfing teacher and is studying oceanography as part of his degree.

'If you're worried about the physical side of any sport, then play chess'
# Risk
From The42
# Risk

'If you're worried about the physical side of any sport, then play chess'

Oct 3rd 2017, 6:04 PM 5,515 Views 11 Comments

Roy Keane has paid tribute to the retiring Kevin Doyle but also warned of the risks of playing football at the highest level.

In a study of older Irish women with Down Syndrome, almost all had dementia 20 years later
# Much Higher Risk
# Much Higher Risk

In a study of older Irish women with Down Syndrome, almost all had dementia 20 years later

Jul 26th 2017, 2:50 PM 16,185 Views 6 Comments

At the end of the long-term study, 97.4% of participants had developed dementia.

'I'm all for having a few beers, but there's no need to promote it to the world'
# Risk
From The42
# Risk

'I'm all for having a few beers, but there's no need to promote it to the world'

Jul 6th 2017, 3:01 PM 17,439 Views 24 Comments

Brian O’Driscoll says the Lions could have played it ‘a small bit smarter’ this week.

Suicide is killing the most disadvantaged and vulnerable people in Ireland
# Inequality
# Inequality

Suicide is killing the most disadvantaged and vulnerable people in Ireland

Mar 6th 2017, 6:10 AM 16,893 Views 31 Comments

A new report highlights increased risks to individuals, like workers on zero-hour contracts or those who are facing losing their homes.

Video shows how quickly a fridge fire can spread when it gets set alight
# Fire Hazard
# Fire Hazard

Video shows how quickly a fridge fire can spread when it gets set alight

Feb 28th 2017, 4:45 PM 15,246 Views 11 Comments

The one minute video shows a plastic-backed fridge quickly being engulfed in flames.

QUIZ: What Kind Of A Risk-Taker Are You?
# Sponsored By Friends First
# Sponsored By Friends First

QUIZ: What Kind Of A Risk-Taker Are You?

Oct 14th 2016, 9:48 AM 49,530 Views 9 Comments

Will you even risk this quiz?

HSE steps in after serious safety concerns for more than 40 people with autism
# HIQA
# HIQA

HSE steps in after serious safety concerns for more than 40 people with autism

Jul 11th 2016, 7:52 PM 20,097 Views 21 Comments

It follows Hiqa inspections at centres in Meath, Wexford and Kildare.

'Gardaí being left in the dark about terror threats to Ireland. That's worrying'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'Gardaí being left in the dark about terror threats to Ireland. That's worrying'

Apr 17th 2016, 8:00 AM 149 Views 64 Comments

In Ireland, there is no terrorism alert system or threat level assessment that we know of. This is a grave concern, writes Tom Clonan.

Clampdown on drivers, cyclists and pedestrians running red lights with over 2,500 caught so far
# Safer Roads
# Safer Roads

Clampdown on drivers, cyclists and pedestrians running red lights with over 2,500 caught so far

Oct 2nd 2015, 12:48 PM 19,519 Views 67 Comments

One red light camera has caught over 150 cars breaking a red light since June.

Nurses slam HSE over 78 jobs left unfilled - all at just ONE Irish hospital
# No Progress
# No Progress

Nurses slam HSE over 78 jobs left unfilled - all at just ONE Irish hospital

Aug 21st 2015, 9:55 PM 25,165 Views 62 Comments

The INMO says Cork University Hospital continues to operate at almost full capacity.

Ireland does pretty well in this ranking of the world's national debts, from safest to most risky
# Nice One
# Nice One

Ireland does pretty well in this ranking of the world's national debts, from safest to most risky

Aug 16th 2015, 7:30 PM 22,310 Views 51 Comments

Well, that’s surprising.

Own a Samsung device? It may have a major security flaw
# Risk
# Risk

Own a Samsung device? It may have a major security flaw

Jun 17th 2015, 2:05 PM 19,351 Views 17 Comments

More than 600 million Samsung devices could be affected by this flaw.

Tubridy says online bullies can 'hunt down children like a pack of dogs'
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Tubridy says online bullies can 'hunt down children like a pack of dogs'

Apr 20th 2015, 4:00 PM 16,285 Views 42 Comments

Childline answered over 1,200 calls every day in 2014.

As unemployment rates rise, the risk of suicide increases
# Recession
# Recession

As unemployment rates rise, the risk of suicide increases

Feb 11th 2015, 9:15 AM 15,445 Views 53 Comments

A study found that both men and women of all ages were equally vulnerable to the effects of rising unemployment.

We can't regret signing Mario Balotelli now, says Brendan Rodgers
# Risk
From The42
# Risk

We can't regret signing Mario Balotelli now, says Brendan Rodgers

Dec 7th 2014, 2:18 PM 7,619 Views 10 Comments

The Liverpool manager says the club had little choice but to sign the striker.

Ebola could be the 'humanitarian disaster of our generation'
# Risk
# Risk

Ebola could be the 'humanitarian disaster of our generation'

Oct 18th 2014, 7:17 PM 12,403 Views 37 Comments

That’s according to Oxfam, which works in Liberia and Sierra Leone.

'Unclean equipment posed high risk to patients' at Tallaght Hospital
# Inspection
# Inspection

'Unclean equipment posed high risk to patients' at Tallaght Hospital

Oct 16th 2014, 10:17 PM 10,525 Views 11 Comments

A report gave details of unclean equipment, unregulated isolation rooms and potential risk of inter-patient transmission of infective material because of low staffing levels.

Are you on shift work? It could increase your risk of diabetes
# Type 2
# Type 2

Are you on shift work? It could increase your risk of diabetes

Jul 25th 2014, 7:00 AM 7,143 Views 19 Comments

Men are most at risk, a new study suggests.

Study finds link between high cholesterol and breast cancer
# Prevention
# Prevention

Study finds link between high cholesterol and breast cancer

Jul 5th 2014, 4:45 PM 9,164 Views 16 Comments

It also found that statins could help reduce women’s risk of breast cancer.

Over 90,000 homes may have 'dangerous levels' of radon gas... just 8% have been checked
# Cancer-causing
# Cancer-causing

Over 90,000 homes may have 'dangerous levels' of radon gas... just 8% have been checked

Jul 4th 2014, 7:14 PM 21,691 Views 27 Comments

The radioactive gas is linked to 250 cases of lung cancer every year in Ireland.

Oscar Pistorius severely traumatised and a 'suicide risk'
# South Africa
# South Africa

Oscar Pistorius severely traumatised and a 'suicide risk'

Jul 2nd 2014, 1:32 PM 15,289 Views 43 Comments

A medical expert told a court in South Africa today that the runner’s condition is likely to worsen.

Liam Rushe: 'We probably needed the few calmer heads, even if we weren't match fit'
# Risk
From The42
# Risk

Liam Rushe: 'We probably needed the few calmer heads, even if we weren't match fit'

Jun 19th 2014, 3:23 PM 3,871 Views 3 Comments

The Dublin centre back carried a hamstring injury into last weekend’s Leinster hurling semi final.

Doctors to risk Ukrainian violence to carry out life-saving children's operations
# Urgency
# Urgency

Doctors to risk Ukrainian violence to carry out life-saving children's operations

May 13th 2014, 3:15 PM 6,704 Views 9 Comments

The Irish-funded team say there are willing to run the risk of entering the pro-Russian border region to carry out the urgent operations.

Some credit unions 'unwilling to comply with the law' - Central Bank
# Risk Assessment
# Risk Assessment

Some credit unions 'unwilling to comply with the law' - Central Bank

May 2nd 2014, 6:00 PM 12,096 Views 23 Comments

Credit unions Registrar Sharon Donnery made the warning in a report sent to credit unions yesterday.

The Government's provided us with this handy list of things to worry about
# What's The Risk
# What's The Risk

The Government's provided us with this handy list of things to worry about

Apr 16th 2014, 9:31 PM 21,199 Views 27 Comments

Better safe than sorry…

EPA finds no long-term health impacts from Ballymount recycling plant fire
# Health Risks
# Health Risks

EPA finds no long-term health impacts from Ballymount recycling plant fire

Apr 10th 2014, 7:32 PM 6,566 Views 17 Comments

The Oxigen recycling plant in Ballymount, Dublin burned for over a week in January.

Poll: Are parents today too protective of their children?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are parents today too protective of their children?

Apr 7th 2014, 8:59 AM 19,274 Views 118 Comments

Experts say we’re wrapping our kids up in cotton wool and that’s bad for them. What do you think?

Parents warned of window blind hazards, as new safety standards announced
# Strangulation Risk
# Strangulation Risk

Parents warned of window blind hazards, as new safety standards announced

Mar 27th 2014, 8:01 PM 17,367 Views 36 Comments

At least five children have died as a result of accidents from window blinds with loop cords or chains in the last decade.

Risk of heart problems from antidiabetes drugs is being overlooked, experts warn
# Treatment
# Treatment

Risk of heart problems from antidiabetes drugs is being overlooked, experts warn

Mar 13th 2014, 6:45 AM 5,849 Views 7 Comments

They say the risk should monitored closely during clinical trials of glucose-lowering medication.

UK floods: River Thames threatens homes, soldiers on standby and a cow stuck in the mud
# Storm
# Storm

UK floods: River Thames threatens homes, soldiers on standby and a cow stuck in the mud

Feb 10th 2014, 12:06 PM 13,413 Views 12 Comments

14 severe flood warnings have been issued across the UK, with householders living along the River Thames put on standby.

‘Little evidence’ that moderate mobile phone use is associated with cancer
# Health Risks
# Health Risks

‘Little evidence’ that moderate mobile phone use is associated with cancer

Feb 5th 2014, 6:45 AM 4,891 Views 16 Comments

Investigating radio frequency fields associated with mobile phones and children should be a ‘high priority’ said the EU Commission.

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